Saturday, March 8, 2014

Lady in Green . . .

Good Evening All!

QUICKLY I must get this card posted ... only an hour left to enter the Cheery Lynn Designs 'Doilies' challenge!  Yikes!  I thought I had another day!  Silly me!

Why is it when you're in a hurry nothing goes right!
I will probably replace these photos later ... the coloring is OFF!  
For some reason my camera wanted to put a PINK haze around my card.  
The GREEN color on this lovely lady by Rick St. Dennis is actually a KELLY GREEN!
As is the background paper.  
The TAN paper sponged with TH Vintage Photo ink also looks orange!
Grrrrr!
Still a pretty card but wish the colors were closer to real!

OKAY HERE WE GO!
This is a little closer to the true color ...
Still has a pink haze but not as strong as before. 


My flower is the CLD - Shasta Daisy strip.  It's white with a SU More Mustard sponged center.
I'll be back in a bit with more details and hopefully better photos!
Till then ... have a nice evening!
Snow (again! really!) here in Ohio!  Thought we were done with the white stuff!

Other challenges:
DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge - Use an image of a girl or lady.
 Card and Scrap - Use Dies
Cards Galore Encore - Use a stamp or digi stamp
Connie Can Crop - Green with Envy

Recipe:
Papers:  White cs, Tan cs, Graphic45 Botanical Tea dp
Image:  Rick St. Dennis 'Forget Me Nots'
Inks:   TH 'Vintage Photo' distress ink, SU 'More Mustard'
Accessories:  Cheery Lynn Designs #DL103 'Italian Flourish' doily,  CLD #B310 'Shasta Daisy' strip die, Spellbinder classic circle die, Flower making kit, McGill flower forming mat, Basic Grey cream pearl, Kaiser green pearls, , sponge dauber, Michaels organza ribbon, Spectrum Noir alcohol markers, Fiskars swivel craft knife

10 comments:

  1. Darlene, I really love your card and the colorpallete.....you are a queen in coloring! Thank you so much for joining in on our challenge this week at Cheery Lynn Designs and good luck xox Amy

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  2. Wow, what a great image, beautifully colored and a wonderful card design! Good luck and thanks for joining in on the fun at Cheery Lynn Designs challenge.

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  3. This is so sweet. Beautifully colored.
    You could enter this in my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes March Linky Party. Have a great day
    DIANA L.
    dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  4. It is very elegany and beautiful! The image is cute, and your colouirng is adsolutely fantastic!

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  5. Beautiful...gorgeous coloring...wonderful image...you have been BUSY!!! Love the flower, too...maybe we will have a "flower" making day when you are here!!

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  6. OMG!!! It's so stylish!!! And the flower is just fabulous!!!!! Love everything about this card!!! Seriously)))
    Thank you for joining in on the fun at Cheery Lynn Designs!

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  7. Lovely card in great colors

    Thank you for joining in our challenge at Card and Scrap
    DT, Lissy

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  8. Me again I loved the card so much I had to come back and see it again
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday #127 girl or lady image challenge, Have a great day
    DIANA L.
    http:// http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  9. Hi, A beautiful card. A great design and love the colours. Thank you for joining us this month at Crafts Galore Encore.

    Hugs Erin DT x

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  10. Very elegant. Thanks for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge #3. Kx

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Thanks for taking the time to leave me some love!
Darlene